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installment of earnings spotlight. we see what investors are expecting and hoping to hear from apple. >> if there's one tech company to focus on, it's appear he he will. >> it's an important quarter for the iphone and ipad maker, investors would like an a crease to the dividend. it's at a 2.5% yield. they would like something closer to 4. the stock is trading near the lowest level because of the worries of the days of profitability of the company being over. expectations for the march quarter keep racheting down, because we are in the middle of a product refresh vacuum. right? but it's not only the march quarter that investors are concerned about. they are concerned about the june quarter that may show more signs of a slow-down as existing, iphone 5 and ipad strt to show age and in front of the next launch of the products. >> apple has already poured cold water on wall street's hopes for surprise up side, saying that sales will be up to around $42 billion. and margins will be down and unlike in the past, this time management promises those projections will prove accurate. a key story
by 60 points dragged down by shares of apple which dipped below $400 a share today before closing at $402. that after cirius logic hinted at a slowdown in production of iphones and ipads. >>> jp morgan chase with a 3.5% decline. bob fasanni has more on today's action in the markets from the floor of the new york stock exchange. >> reporter: it was another whip saw day that started ugly right off the bat. the problem is that key commodities like copper, aluminum and nickel were again dropping at essentially 52-week lows, all on concerns about slowing global growth. key commodities hit 52-week lows as well. and while commodity stocks like materials and energy suffered, there were also notable decline in industrials and in financials like bank of america which missed earnings estimates. and in technology stocks, tech bell whether apple hit a new 52-week low on concerns whether slowing iphone and ipad sales. the market stays a modest midday whether word being made in the boston marathon investigation and, again, moved down toward the close. >> the problem for the stock market is a sim
in the technology space. and you see a company like apple once, you know, the darling of the tech sector. now it's, you know, kind of a broken company, so to speak. what is it, shook, that defines what makes a winner in the technology space versus an also ran? >> absolutely. going back to the apple story, i think the company's meteoric stock rise from its mid-peak to $700 i think reflected disruptive in cycle both in terms of price and unit so the company came in and dominated the tablet market, came in and was creator of significant value in the smartphone segment. and i think the company has been able to right that cycle, but now, of course, it's on the other side of that mountain, so to speak. so over $200 billion of market cap has been removed. and so the company is looking forward, our best position, as you pointed out, in this undergoing transformation of the technology value chain, our position at the nexus or the intersection of -- in a consumer or cloud, the information, the mobility and social media, so we think the three companies that should benefit longer term are google, amazon and
it was a decade or two ago. >> and now for the final stock, apple, which doesn't fit in either one of these categories. but you saw it's a terrific buy. today the stock was down again. it's now trading at $390. why are you saying that put money into apple now? >> a year ago, there was too much euphoria. today there is too much pessimism. look, apple is reflecting an absolutely worst case scenario with earnings there to be reported this tuesday. there is likelihood it's not going to be that bad. and if tim cook can lay out a plan for a capital outlays to shareholders in terms of dividend increases and share buybacks and reassure investors of their products and their vision for products, i think this stock could be much higher next week. >> all right. very interesting information. thank you so much, hank. any disclosures to make? do you own any of these stocks? >> we own them all, and i own them all personally. >> thank you so much. have a great weekend. hank smith of haverford. >> thank you. >>> and coming up next, as the price of gold and silver plunge, we'll take you to one of the
was a lovable guy. he played to the hilt. it was apple juice. he was the type of guy that would show up in the steam room. we would all walk around nude in front of each other. he would peel off. he liked to go to bed early. he would sit there and watch westerns, and he was just a gentle man, a fun-loving guy. frank adored him. he was easy to get along with. c.m.e.? >> c.m.e. is the most talented -- sammy? most talentede guy i have known in my life. always being the boss. y you would learn a lot about how to work and audience, andyou would share a laugh, i met him as a young kid in canada. thenld watch these guys, he was always very kind to me, and he was a people's person. he was unilaterally gracious to a lot of people. to be downey wanted frank. i do a big tribute to him. i do it on stage. people are crying, and i am crying. people were not aware how talented this guy was. process theid you the ratmy --embraced by pack and a great entertainer -- how did you as his friend process the way he was maltreated in his career because of his skin color? >> we were very supportive. me when i e
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